Jacob Smith’s Archive
Today’s full-day session (don’t call it a workshop!) was led by Chris Coyier. Chris spent the session building a website. He then used this activity as a framework to discuss … Read More
Today I feel like the dummies in this photo; poised to be destroyed by the test detonation of an atomic device. An Event Apart remains mind blowing. My overall takeaway … Read More
As I sit in a sun-drenched corner, recharging my borderline introvert batteries, my head is swimming a bit. That’s the sign of a good conference. Here are some instant insights … Read More
Just like your car, there’s a lot going on under the hood of your website. And while it may appear to be running smoothly, there could be trouble brewing in the code.
On this week’s episode we discuss an article from Smashing Magazine: Mobile First is Just Not Good Enough: Meet Journey-Driven Design. We start the podcast talking about what the term … Read More
All it takes is five minutes to make your website more usable. A more usable website means more people completing tasks; buying products, donating, signing up for emails.
Warning: This post is of the very geeky type. We are sharing it because we have greatly benefited from the community around WordPress and want to give back. Update 11/3/2017: … Read More
This week we discuss an article from the New York Times about child sponsorship. The author of the article tracked down a sponsored child for a man in Australia. While … Read More
For our first podcast we discuss Alphabet’s (Google’s parent company) recent earning report. Their moonshot projects (innovation initiatives) lost $859 million last quarter, compared to $660 million in the same … Read More